Chapter 71: A Signal Honour

“I am quite sure,” Valois chuckled, “that you did not contact me purely to make mischief, Caelwyn. To what do I owe the honour of this communication?” Caelwyn smiled. “We Fae are known for our mischief, and do not try to convince your aeternus otherwise. However, no, that is not the reason for this communication. […]

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Chapter 70: Departure

Gunther felt Valois clasp his hand as they stood and watched Mort and Esther go through Passport Control. With a final grin and wave, they were lost from sight, and Gunther’s hand tightened around Valois’s. “I’m going to miss them so much,” he whispered, feeling tears welling up. “As will I, my darling,” Valois said […]

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Chapter 69: Moments

“Why are you telling me this?” Gunther whimpered. “Why now all of a sudden?” “Because it is like a rat, nibbling and gnawing away at a tiny part of you. You can ignore it, but it is still there, taking little bites out of you every now and then. The rat needs to be brought […]

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Spooky Day 2016 special!

Come to Mortimer and Esther’s Spooky Day Party! Fancy Dress is mandatory and you must come as something suitably spooky. No boring costumes allowed! “Hey, you look amazing,” Mort absolutely stared at Valois as he walked into the room where the photo booth was set up. “I hope that’s fake blood!” “But of course it […]

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Chapter 68: Papa

“The most important thing about being in a relationship is making your partner happy,” Valois said. “Even if that means not being the strong one. Even if it means doing things that society perceives as weak and unmanly. There is nothing wrong with being ‘the weak one’. The more you know your partner, the more […]

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Chapter 67: Memories

“Will you do something for me, since we’re talking about the past tonight?” “If I am able to do it, mon cœur, then of course.” Tilting his head back, Gunther looked up at his husband. “Tell me about some of the people you have loved?” he ventured. “You showed me Elsanine and Arcturus from centuries […]

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